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  1. Merkel backs Juncker but hints ready to reach out to BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... told a joint press conference with Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt that Germany supported the former Luxembourg prime minister for the job. "That implies that we take every member state seriously. That doesn't mean that one can fulfill ...

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  2. Merkel signals possible EU concessions to BritainRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | WTVC

    ... to Britain as leaders spar over who should head the European Union's executive arm. Merkel backs former Luxembourg leader Jean-Claude Juncker as European Commission president, but Britain opposes the veteran advocate of EU integration. Juncker was ...

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  3. [Ticker] Juncker wants German defence minister to be EU commissionerRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | EUobserver

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  4. Luxembourg Passes Marriage, Adoption for Same-Sex CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Advocate

    In a landslide vote, Luxembourg's legislative body voted to extend marriage and adoption rights to same-sex couples in the small western European country on Wednesday, according to the Washington Blade.

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  5. Daily news summary 19.6.2014Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Radio Prague

    ... at the end of next week. He added that Prague is ready to back the centre-right candidate for the job, former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker. Junker was the outright favorite to occupy the post following last month's European Parliament ...

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  6. UPDATE 1-Merkel praises Danish PM, says euro outsider can head EU CouncilRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Reuters

    ... seen by London as an old-style federalist, but he looks increasingly isolated and EU diplomats say the former Luxembourg prime minister is likely to get the nod at next week's EU summit. "In principle, it can't be the case, in the sense of the unity ...

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  7. Cameron in attack on Euro 'stitch-up'Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... choose the next European president. He is also set to step up his attack on the leading candidate today, former Luxembourg prime minister, Jean-Claude Juncker who he claims "did not stand anywhere and was not elected by anyone". The accusations have ...

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  8. EP parties remain solidly behind JunckerRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ... concerns from other heads of state, both the largest political blocks remain unmoved in their support for former Luxembourg Prime Minister Juncker. In an interview published on the EurActiv website, Manfred Weber, the newly elected chairman of ...

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  9. Cameron urges 'bold EU leadership'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Commission. This comes as Britain leads a campaign, with Sweden and the Netherlands, to block the candidacy of Luxembourg's ex-prime minister, Jean-Claude Juncker. But Mr Cameron is strongly opposed to Mr Juncker's belief in a closer political union ...

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  10. Europe needs 'honest broker' - PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Andover Advertiser

    ... pushed forward as the front-runner for the presidency of the European Commission. Mr Cameron said the former Luxembourg premier " did not stand anywhere and was not elected by anyone" and most voters had been completely unaware that he was in the ...

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  11. David Cameron's open letter warning to Angela MerkelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... EPP group, which includes Mrs Merkel's party, said they would form a grand coalition to support the former Luxembourg prime minister. The Prime Minister's article appeared in a range of papers, such as Suddeutsche Zeitung in Germany and the Irish ...

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  12. Germany and the EU: Still a sorry messRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Economist

    ... WHAT a boatload of frustration Jean-Claude Juncker must have felt on June 9th. A former prime minister of Luxembourg who now hopes to become president of the European Commission, he had to watch four heads of government smiling for the cameras on a ...

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  13. Dgap-News: GSG Group - Implementation of the transaction with Czech Property Investments, a.s.Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... of this announcement. DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, 40, rue de la Valle L-2661 Luxembourg Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Phone: +49 (0)30 390 93 116 Fax: +49 (0)30 390 93 199 E-mail: patricia.jaenisch@orco-gsg.de ...

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  14. Today's take: 'What my flag means to me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    ... to honor that occasion. Bernard J. Cigrand -- the youngest son of an immigrant family from The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg -- quickly fell in love with his new home and its flag. Little did he know that his passion would put both him and Waubeka ...

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  15. Anti-euro party joins Tory MEP groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | BBC News

    ... of the European Commission should be, with Mr Cameron keen for Mrs Merkel to reverse her support for former Luxembourg leader Jean-Claude Juncker and back a less federalist candidate instead. Mr Cameron had urged Conservative MEPs to vote against ...

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  16. Politics this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Economist

    ... of the central bank. Three-fifths of Germans are in favour of Angela Merkel, the chancellor, backing a bid by Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker to be the next president of the European Commission despite stiff opposition from Britain, according to a ...

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  17. EU Parliament pushes Juncker's 'right' to be Commission headRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... for Juncker at all levels," said Manfred Weber, head of the European People's Party which named the former Luxembourg premier as its candidate for the Commission post ahead of last month's parliament elections. "We have a very clear message" for the ...

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  18. Anti-euro German AfD joins Cameron's EU parliament groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... trying to accommodate Britain, while Cameron is trying openly to rally enough support to block the veteran former Luxembourg prime minister and EU dealmaker, whom he sees as an unacceptable European federalist. The vote on admitting the AfD was ...

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  19. Junckernaut caught up in a London snarlRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Financial Times

    There are more obvious ways of soothing a pan-continental eruption of euroscepticism than handing the keys to the European Commission to a federalist Luxembourger.

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  20. Who will be the next leader of Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | The Independent

    ... meeting in 2007. Mr Cameron will travel to Sweden tomorrow to push for an alternative candidate to the former Luxembourg premier, in talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The PM has two allies: the Prime Minister of Sweden, Fredrik Reinfeldt, ...

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